Rishikesh is also known as Hrishikesh is a small town located in the foothills of the Himalayas along with the meeting point of the Ganges and Chandrabhaga river in Dehradun district in Uttarakhand. Rishikesh is known as the yoga capital of the world for its numerous meditation centres and yoga centres are also known for its adventure activities as it attracts tourists all around the world.
Rishikesh is a pilgrimage town and home to ancient Temples such as Bharat Mandir, Shatruganha mandir and Lakshman Mandir is the holiest place for Hindus. The town has been long known for its spiritual centres but during the recent years it has become a popular spot for adventure activities such as River rafting, Camping, Bungee jumping, mountain biking along the coast of Holy Ganges river
Owing to its tourism and rich diversity Rishikesh holds a great place for many devotees and adventure enthusiasts and attracts many travellers who are either looking for a vacation or spend the holidays with their families. Hence it is the foremost one of the best places in India to visit.
One of the adventure activity among others is Camping as it offers the comfort of cosy living near the flowing Ganges river and view of nearby hills to experience lifetime memories.
Here are some for the reasons why you go for camping in Rishikesh as it will be a great time in your vacation.
The Hilltown of Uttarkhand offers the best camping experience with World-class rafting services. The river Ganges is just 50 meters away from campsite making it a beach camping experience where you can access the river freely and spend capturing the beauty of nature. During the night you can gaze the stars in the sky dancing around the bonfire.
After arriving in the campsite which is located at the Ghattu ghat in Rishikesh you get to have a traditional drink and after a brief guide take some rest to boost your metabolism and relax and get ready for adventure activities such as white water rafting, rock climbing, cliff jumping, Riverside trails and other such fun activities which makes camping at the sandy beaches a memorable yet exotic experience which you will find in the Laxman Jula. explore the flora and fauna during the early hours of the morning and sightsee the village and visit the temple around the town.
Best time for camping in Rishikesh
The ideal month for camping is between March to June which is considered the best time for the perfect vacation to cool off the heat and explore the adventure. Try not to visit during the rainy season from. July to September as camping during these are not good enough.
In Rishikesh, you get to hear different types of camping such as
- Jungle Camping
- Beach Camping
- Luxury Camping
- Adventure Camping
- Riverside Camping
- Rafting with Camping
Rafting with Camping
Located approx 14km From Rishikesh is Shivpuri which is a famous camping site in Rishikesh. Paddler zone is among the best camping site in camping surrounded by the tranquil environment. This campsite is luxurious with good accommodation and enjoys the mystic view of flowing Ganges and the sound of chirping birds will make your experience a memorable one.
Camping at Aspen adventure
This is probably the best luxurious campsite in Rishikesh with a picturesque display of nature and outdoor activities and cosy cottages camping at this site will make your experience a wonderful one.
Located at the Mahadev Chatti this campsite explores the untouched beauty of grand mountain ranges of greenery and beauty of Rishikesh area as this campsite gives the experience of able to watch the sunrise and watch the cascading waterfalls adjacent to the camp. You can enjoy the Rappelling, Rock climbing and other water activities to live the life to fullest.
Explore the unhindered nature with a cool breeze of air from the river and enjoy the beauty of Rishikesh with comfortable Swiss camps which offer the surrounding jungle view. You can have fun activities such as archery, volleyball, badminton and enjoy the view of the beautiful town.
Enjoy camping at valley view offers the best camping experience with cliff jumping, 10km rafting, zipline and Waterfall trek can experience during the visit to the Rishikesh.